MIEE Spotlight – Lee Whitmarsh

In today’s MIEE Spotlight, we’re excited to be showcasing Lee Whitmarsh from Alsager School and his fantastic work to empower students through technology whilst encouraging them to engage in positive community action. Lee has really taken what it means to be an MIEE to heart with his passion for pro-active and supportive approaches to inspiring…


Reimagining the Writing Process

Finding time for students to imagine, draft, write and revise; finding time for feedback; creating effective collaborative environments for students; providing students proper instruction regarding the technical components of writing – can prove the most challenging parts of an educators role to ensure students make maximum progress. Microsoft in Education Microsoft Teams is a digital…


Showcase School Case Study- Wimbledon High School

For 137 years, WHS has been educating girls to go out into the world and make a difference. A beacon school of the GDST, their eye is firmly fixed on helping students equip themselves for the challenges of 21st century life from a young age – this has been recognised within their most recent appointment…


MIEE Spotlight- Rob Colley

On today’s MIEE Spotlight we have Rob Colley, a Primary School Teacher and Computing Coordinator at Microsoft Showcase School, Danesfield School. Rob is passionate about using technology to provide children with quality learning experiences that prepare them for the 21st century. He has  found a particular passion for using Skype in the Classroom as a tool to…


Upcoming Events- MicrosoftEDU UK Roadshow

Our #MicrosoftEdu UK Roadshow series is now underway. The Microsoft UK Education Roadshow will help fulfil our mission to empower the students and teachers of today to create the world of tomorrow. With over 100 events taking place across the UK in 2017 and 2018, this is the perfect opportunity for educators to see first-hand…


What’s New in EDU UK

This week’s updates from the Microsoft EDU Team UK! Every Tuesday, we will be sharing the top news coming from Microsoft in Education globally and highlighting any must read blogs and videos to keep you up to date with Microsoft in Education in the UK and globally. Our ‘What’s New in EDU UK’ blog will…


MIEE Spotlight- Scott Barron

In today’s MIEE Spotlight, we are going to be looking at the inspiring work of Deputy Curriculum Leader at Alsager High School, Scott Barron and the impact Office 365 has had in his school. Scott always strives to use technology in the classroom to enhance learning and with his support, Office 365 is now widely available to staff…


Handling High volume events with Azure Event hub

When we need to handle high volume events and telemetry per second, Azure Event hub service is an ideal candidate for this kind of workload. Azure Event Hub is a highly scalable data streaming platform and event ingestion service, capable of receiving and processing millions of events per second. It is our first step for…


Microsoft EDU Moments

The education team have had quite a week with our ‘Microsoft UK Roadshow’ events now in full swing, preparations for Skype-a-Thon and our incredible MIEE community sharing their best practice in the classroom. Let’s celebrate our successes from this week and say thank you to our educators who are committed to ensure that every student…